Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Wednesday's Words

Learning new things keeps our brain active and hey maybe even a bit wise as well! Ever been reading along and come upon a word that makes ya stop and say......just what the heck is that?  Todays word is one that hit me like that so let's begin our Wednesday with

skulduggery  [skuhl-duhg-uh-ree] –noun, plural -geries.

1. dishonorable proceedings; mean dishonesty or trickery: bribery, graft, and other such skulduggery.


2. an instance of dishonest or deceitful behavior; trick.


***Quote;

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
Noel Coward

2 comments:

Sharon said...

Interesting post. Do you do this every Wednesday? I might just learn something.

I looked up a word last night in Wikipedia. Scrapple. I knew it was food because of the context but wanted to know exactly what it was.

This was in the book I'm reading right now called "Whistling in the Dark."

GFDesignz said...

Yep we're gonna do them every week! I know what ya mean! I be reading along and have a general idea of what a word is but I like to "know" ya know? lol